This week, we will focus on the following hair shaft defects, * Trichoclasis, * Trichoptilosis, and * Monilethrix. The treatment for most hair shaft abnormalities must include gentle hair care with minimum manipulation .
Trichoclasis is quite common. However, it does not result in permanent damage to the cuticle or the cortex and is not caused by any specific underlying disease. It is really a “greenstick” fracture of the hair shaft, which results in splitting – partially or wholly. To know more about Trichoclasis click here